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Revised as of December 4, 2012
Goto Year:2011 |
§ 95.181 Permissible communications.
(a) A station operator for an individual who is licensed in the GMRS
(other than an employee of that individual) may communicate two-way
voice messages concerning the licensee's personal or business
activities (see § 95.179).
(c) A station operator for any entity other than an individual licensed
in the GMRS may communicate two-way voice messages concerning the
licensee's business activities (see § 95.179). An employee for an
entity other than an individual licensed in the GMRS may, as a station
operator, communicate two-way voice messages while acting within the
scope of his/her employment.
(d) A station operator for any GMRS licensee may communicate two-way
voice messages concerning:
(1) Emergencies (see § 95.143);
(2) Rendering assistance to a motorist; and
(3) Civil defense drills, if the responsible agency requests
(e) All messages must be in plain language (without codes or hidden
meanings). They may be in a foreign language, except for call signs
(see § 95.119).
(f) A station operator may communicate tone messages for purposes of
identification or transmitter control in a control link.
(g) A station operator may communicate a selective calling tone or tone
operated squelch only in conjunction with a voice communication. If the
tone is subaudible (300 Hertz or less) it may be communicated during
the entire voice message. If the tone is audible (more than 300 Hertz)
it may be communicated for no more than 15 seconds at a time.
(h) A station operator may communicate a one-way voice page to a paging
receiver. A selective calling tone or tone operated squelch may be used
in conjunction with a voice page, as prescribed in paragraph (g) of
this section. A station operator may not communicate a tone-only page
(tones communicated in order to find, summon or notify someone).
[ 48 FR 35237 , Aug. 3, 1983, as amended at 49 FR 4003 , Feb. 1, 1984; 56 FR 13289 , Apr. 1, 1991; 63 FR 68976 , Dec. 14, 1998]
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